Articles written by: Morrow McLaughlin

Frankenweenie

Frankenweenie

Cast: Catherine O’Hara, Martin Short, Martin Landau, Charlie Tahan, Atticus Shaffer, Winona Ryder
Running Time: 1 hr 17 mins
Rating: PG
Release Date: October 5, 2012

Final Score: 7/10

Reviewed by Morrow McLaughlin

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Chernobyl Diaries

Chernobyl Diaries

Starring: Jesse McCartney, Jonathan Sadowski, Olivia Dudley
Running Time: 1 hr 30 mins
Rating: R
Release Date: May 25, 2012

Final Score: 4/10

Reviewed by Morrow McLaughlin

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The Avengers

The Avengers

Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Chris Evans
Running Time: 2 hrs 22 min
Rating: PG-13
Release Date: May 4, 2012

Final Score: 10/10

Reviewed by Morrow McLaughlin

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The Cabin in the Woods

The Cabin in the Woods

Cast: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth, Anna Hutchinson, Fran Kranz, Jesse Williams, Richard Jenkins, Bradley Whitford
Running Time: 1 hr 35 min
Rating: R
Release Date: April 13, 2012

Final Score: 9/10

Reviewed by Morrow McLaughlin

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Contraband

Contraband

Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Giovanni Ribisi, Kate Beckinsale
Running Time: 1 hr 50 min
Rating: R
Release Date: January 13, 2010

Final Score: 6/10

Reviewed by Morrow McLaughlin

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‘Chimpanzee’ directed by Alastair Fothergill & Mark Linfield – trailer review

Chimpanzee Directed by: Alastair Fothergill, Mark Linfield Starring: Chimpanzees Rating: G Release Date: April 20, 2012 TRAILER SCORE: 7/10 Thoughts by TSR: It’s chimpanzees frolicking joyfully through the jungle. How do you critique that? There doesn’t even need to be a story or a “for a first time ever caught on video” and we’ll still watch it. Call it Chimpanzees: […]

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‘Brave’ starring Kelly MacDonald and Emma Thompson – trailer review

Brave Directed by: Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman Starring: (voices of) Kelly MacDonald, Emma Thompson, Billy Connolly Rating: PG Release Date: June 22, 2012 TRAILER SCORE: 9/10 Thoughts by TSR: Pixar’s first female protagonist! Yay! And she has crazy red hair and Scottish ancestors and she rides her ebony steed dramatically through the storm! The animation looks phenomenal (it’s Pixar; of […]

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‘The Devil Inside’ starring Fernanda Andrade – trailer review

The Devil Inside Directed by: William Brent Bell Starring: Fernanda Andrade, Simon Quarterman, Evan Helmuth Rating: R Release Date: January 6, 2012 TRAILER SCORE: 7/10 Thoughts by TSR: Another creepy movie about exorcisms! I never tire of huddling under my theater chair, hoping the dumb sh*t on screen isn’t really going into the dark barn after the scampering devil-child. No, […]

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‘Young Adult’ starring Charlize Theron – trailer review

Young Adult Directed by: Jason Reitman Starring: Charlize Theron, Patrick Wilson, Patton Oswalt Rating: R Release Date: December 16, 2011 TRAILER SCORE: 9/10 Thoughts by TSR: By itself, the trailer looks to be plenty o’ fun, but when you add to it the writer and director of Juno…we can’t go wrong here. Charlize Theron as the cool kid in high […]

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In Time

In Time

Cast: Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried, Cillian Murphy, Vincent Kartheiser
Running Time: 1 hr 49 min
Rating: R
Release Date: October 28, 2011

Final Score: 6/10

Reviewed by Morrow McLaughlin

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